HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on loan from Gremio through 2020 on August 18, 2020. FCD hold a permanent transfer option following the season.
Megiolaro is a young goalkeeper that has appeared on the bench for the Brazilian national team. He will look to earn the starting role with FCD.
INTERNATIONAL: Megiolaro has yet to make his senior team debut for the Brazil National Team but was on the bench for international friendlies against Saudi Arabia and Argentina in 2018 and Qatar on June 5, 2019. He represented Brazil in the 2017 Toulon Tournament and started in goal for Brazil’s U-20 National Team in the 2019 South American U-20 Championship.
OUTSIDE MLS: Megiolaro joins FC Dallas after rising through Grêmio’s youth system. He also spent time in Campinas and Ponte Preta’s youth systems. Megiolaro signed his professional contract with Grêmio on December 5, 2018 and made his first team debut in a 2-1 loss against Fortaleza in October 2019.